NASDAQ:RIOT - Riot Blockchain Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1.63 +0.08 (+5.16 %) (As of 01/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$1.63Today's Range$1.54 - $1.6952-Week Range$1.29 - $20.73Volume435,049 shsAverage Volume440,917 shsMarket Capitalization$23.67 millionP/E Ratio-0.60Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.35 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Riot Blockchain, Inc. focuses on building, supporting, and operating blockchain technologies, primarily through its cryptocurrency mining operations and other developed businesses, as well as joint ventures, acquisitions, and targeted investments in the sector. Its primary focus is on Bitcoin and general blockchain technology. The company leverages its expertise and network to build and support blockchain technology companies. It builds a cryptocurrency mining operation and operates specialized computers that generate cryptocurrency, primarily Bitcoin. The company also holds interests in various activities, including purchasing and selling cryptocurrencies; providing accounting, audit, and verification services for blockchain based assets, such as cryptocurrencies; and developing TessPay, a payments ecosystem for component and sub-component supply chain settlements, and other blockchain solutions for telecommunications companies. As of March 31, 2018, approximately 3,500 of the miners were installed and operating. The company was formerly known as Bioptix, Inc. and changed its name to Riot Blockchain, Inc. in October 2017. Riot Blockchain, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Castle Rock, Colorado. Receive RIOT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RIOT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Diagnostic substances Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNASDAQ:RIOT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webriotblockchain.com Phone303-794-2000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.85 Quick Ratio0.85Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-0.60 Forward P/E Ratio-0.89 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$170,000.00 Price / Sales139.22 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$3.60 per share Price / Book0.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.71) Net Income$-19,840,000.00 Net Margins-882.55% Return on Equity-91.55% Return on Assets-66.37%Miscellaneous Employees9 Outstanding Shares14,520,000Market Cap$23.67 million OptionableOptionable Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ:RIOT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Riot Blockchain's stock symbol? Riot Blockchain trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RIOT." How were Riot Blockchain's earnings last quarter? Riot Blockchain Inc (NASDAQ:RIOT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 19th. The technology company reported ($0.46) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.61) by $0.15. The technology company earned $2.37 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.90 million. Riot Blockchain had a negative net margin of 882.55% and a negative return on equity of 91.55%. View Riot Blockchain's Earnings History. When is Riot Blockchain's next earnings date? Riot Blockchain is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Riot Blockchain. What price target have analysts set for RIOT? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Riot Blockchain's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $4.00. On average, they expect Riot Blockchain's share price to reach $4.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 145.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Riot Blockchain. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Riot Blockchain? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Riot Blockchain in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Riot Blockchain. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Riot Blockchain stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Riot Blockchain stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Riot Blockchain, Inc. leverages its expertise and network to build and support blockchain technology companies. It is establishing an Advisory Board with technical experience intending to become a leading authority and supporter of blockchain, while providing investment exposure to the rapidly growing blockchain ecosystem. Riot Blockchain, Inc., formerly known as Bioptix, Inc., is based in CASTLE ROCK, United States. " (11/30/2018) 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "for a Exchange NASDAQ Value (M) $58.3 Market Cap (M) $100 Shares Outstanding (M) 13.4 3 Interest (M) 2.77 Cash (M) $41.7 Total Debt (M) $0.0 FY17 financial data, based on Bioptix consistent biotech- related losses, is not relevant to Riot’s current bitcoin/blockchain focus. FY19E not yet available given unproven digital currency exchange business model." (5/11/2018) Has Riot Blockchain been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about RIOT stock has been trending neutral on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Riot Blockchain earned a coverage optimism score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Riot Blockchain's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Riot Blockchain include Trinity Biotech (TRIB), Vermillion (VRML), Celldex Therapeutics (CLDX), ImmuCell (ICCC), Akers Biosciences (AKER), Achieve Life Sciences (ACHV), GeneNews (GNWSF), Arca Biopharma (ABIO), Fluoropharma Medical (FPMI), BG Medicine (BGMD), Response Genetics (RGDXQ) and Palatin Technologies (PTN). Who are Riot Blockchain's key executives? Riot Blockchain's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Christopher Ensey, CEO & COO (Age 38)Mr. Sai Kit Chang M.B.A., Chief Financial Officer (Age 41)Dr. Lyndal K. Hesterberg Ph.D., Consultant How do I buy shares of Riot Blockchain? Shares of RIOT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Riot Blockchain's stock price today? One share of RIOT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.63. How big of a company is Riot Blockchain? Riot Blockchain has a market capitalization of $23.67 million and generates $170,000.00 in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-19,840,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.71) on an earnings per share basis. Riot Blockchain employs 9 workers across the globe. What is Riot Blockchain's official website? The official website for Riot Blockchain is riotblockchain.com. How can I contact Riot Blockchain? Riot Blockchain's mailing address is 202 6TH STREET SUITE 401, CASTLE ROCK CO, 80104. The technology company can be reached via phone at 303-794-2000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ RIOT)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 315 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 283 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 598MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Riot Blockchain and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RIOT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RIOT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is the S&P 500 index different from the DJIA?